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. >> brown: secretary of state hillary clinton logged nearly a million miles visiting more than 100 countries in the last four years. ray suarez examines her legacy. >> woodruff: mark shields and david brooks analyze the week's news. >> brown: and we close with a preview of sunday's big game. npr's mike pesca joins us from new orleans, site of super bowl xlvii. >> woodruff: that's all ahead on tonight's newshour. >> major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: >> bnsf railway. >> support also comes from carnegie corporation of new york a foundation created to do what andrew carnegie called "real and permanent good." celebrating 100 years of philanthropy at carnegie.org. >> and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and friends of the newshour. and... >> this program was made possible by the corporation for public broadcasting. and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. >> brown: for the second time in five months, a u.s. diplomatic post has been the target of a deadly assault. a suicide bomber detonated a vest with explosive
his way into the building. saying good-bye to the secretary. hillary clinton bids farewell to the state department after four years at the helm. >> i hope that you will continue to make yourselves, make me and make our country proud. thank you all and god bless you. >> and seven years after hurricane katrina, the superdome in new orleans gets ready to host the super bowl in the big easy signature style. welcome to our viewers on public television in america and also around the globe. tonight the obama administration denounces the assault on the u.s. embassy in turkey as a terrorist attack. a suicide bomber blew himself up at a security gate killing a turkish security guard and injuring those nearby. according to turkish prime minister, an outlawed marxist group is responsible for the violence. our james reynolds is on the scene and filed this report. >> america's foreign missions are as much fortresses as embassies. this is why. this afternoon, a suicide bomber got to the gate of the u.s. embassy but but no further. his explosives d
was corresponding with president bill clinton. jan crawford is here with the story. good morning. >> good morning, norah, good morning, j.b. they have released these incredible documents and it shows a surprisingly warm relationship between presidents nixon and clinton. the correspondence includes a handwritten letter congratulating him on a tough primary and election. that letter was the beginning of an unlikely union between the former republican and the democrat. they say politics make strange bedfellows. that was the case in 1992 when he sent a hand-written note to president clinton. the strongest steel must pass through the hottest fire. in enduring that ordeal you have demonstrate thad you have the character to lead. >> it's a very fascinating letter because he's opening up the door to a new incoming president that i'm on your side that i'm impressed by you, that you have the moxie, you have the steel to be president, and i'm here. and that started the beginning of a great friendship between clinton and nixon. >> reporter: presidential historical douglas brinkley s
of state hillary clinton is about to hit the lecture circuit. she has selected the harry walker agency to represent her in booking speaking engagements. the agency also represents her husband, former president bill clinton. hillary clinton is expected to be paid well into the six figures per speech. she will likely begin those speaking engagements in the next two months. >>> it came in a flash. now, scientists know a little bit more about that meteor that exploded in russia friday. the blast shattered windows, daj damages buildings and injured thousands of people. scientists say it indicates it was a rocky meteor, about 10% iron. they believe a larger fragment is still under water. nasa says the meteor was 55 feet wide and weighed 10,000 tons. >>> more reaction today to the apparent suicide of country music star mindy mccready. she burst onto the music scene when she was just 18. as manuel bahorkes reports for wjz, her quick success was followed by a slow, painful, unraveling. >> i can tell he's going to ask me to dance ♪ >> reporter: mindy mccr
. and in fact letter we sent to capitol hill earlier this week said that secretary of state clinton called the libyan-- >> schieffer: we know that. >>eeo behalf of the president and we carried out a very robust reaction to the situation on behalf of the-- >> schieffer: were you aware of what was happening? >> throughout the night. not only were we briefing him we were convene the united states government, the deputy's committee and the national security council and i will we worked it throughout the night. the secretary of defense the chairman of the joint chiefs worked this throughout the night. here's the important thing bob. we did everything we could that night-- which by the way was borne out by the review board. they said the washington-based effort was a good effort that did everything it it possible could have. but the question from the president now is mao-- what have we condition to make sure this does not happen again? and he demanded of us his team, be that at the state department, be that at the white house or the pentagon ear the intelligence community to make sure this never
chiefs chairman or with secretary of state clinton. we also understand that on that night, the state department, or the government chartered an airplane in tripoli and flew some security agents in to benghazi. but it's my understanding, they were heldum at the airport. tell us what you found out about that. >> well, there's a six-person rescue team left tripoli to reinforce the annex in benghazi. they left at 1:30-- excuse me they aride at 1:30 in the morning libyan time. it was not until 5:00 that they could get to the annex. they were held up for three and a half hours at the airport had problems with the militias releasing them and a lot of bureaucratic is that fuse. here's my question-- did the president ever pick up the phone and call the libyan government and say "let though people out of the airport. they need to get to the annex to protect our people under siege?" did the president at any time during the eight-hour attack pick up the phone and call anybody in libya to get help for these folks? secretary clinton said she was screaming on the phone at libyan officials. there's
was also an economic advisor to president clinton. now he teaches at princeton. alan blinder's latest book is after the music stops, the financial crisis. the response and the work ahead. he says it tries to answer the question, how do we get into this mess and how do we get out of it? i am pleased to have alan blinder back on this program. welcome. >> thank you very much. charlie: i'll say this to you. if you're going to write a book, then you need somebody to endorse it. this is not bad. a master piece. simple. straightforward. and wise. president william j. clinton. >> i have to admit i was pretty pleased with that endorsement. >> he actually read the book. i thought he would skim it. >> charlie: could you tell for sure. >> i wasn't going to do that. i think it's impolite to a former' president. >> charlie: you think he read the book. >> he said he read the book. charlie: here was the question though. before we talk about the book. let's talk about where we are today. we had a dip in the fourth quarter. do you read anything into that? >> not very much. we had a dip in the fourth imparte
of state hillary clinton. the white house had doubts about which rebels could be trusted with the arms. those details came to light during the senate hearing on libya. they had tough questions for panetta. he related he and president obama spoke once during the eight-hour benghazi attack that left four americans dead. it also explained why war plains weren't sent. nancy cordes is on capitol hill. nancy, good morning. >> good morning, norah. panetta says the reason planes were not sent is because it came in two waves. after the first wave ended, they all thought it was over. plus, he said there wasn't enough actionable intelligence on the ground to act. >> you can't just willy nilly send f-16s there and blow up the place without knowing what's taking place. >> they said they were aware in the months before the attack u.s. ambassador chris stevens was worried about safety in libya. >> we never received a request to do, so number one snopa any ta argued that benghazi was just one of many u.s. outposts receiving threats. >> u.s. military has neither the resources nor t
's capture. >>> a major honor for former secretary of state hillary clinton. she received the department of defense medal for distinguished public service. she was praised for enhancing the cooperation between the state department. clinton left her post earlier this month. >>> president obama is in georgia today, rallying support for his plan to to expand the preschool program. he got a little face time with children enjoying their preschool. >> reporter: children at this atlanta area preschool visited their special classroom visitor with hugs. president obama stopped by to play a little "i spy" and make the case that early education centers like this one do more than get children ready for kindergarten. >> they're also more likely to grow up reading and doing math at grade level, graduating from high school, holding a job. >> reporter: the president wants to make preschool available to every child in america. he is pushing a plan that would give states incentives to expand their own pre-k programs with an emphasis on helping low- income families. >>
clinton. you hire awards consultants like politico consultants. you stay ahead of the message. or you end up like catherine big low. >> we're spending billions of dollars. >> reporter: whose phenomenal zero dark thirtiy was an early favorite but may be a tad fast and loose with facts and saying torture led to the courier to who led to bin laden. true or false the controversy hasn't played well. proof in one way torture doesn't work. reportedly i've read this. from columnists spun by publicists working for zero dark thirtiy rivals. >> trade in on a star ship landing. an exotic middle eastern vibe. women gather offering ecstatic lie bases to the sky gods. >> reporter: they also say it's argo for best picture because people feel bad that ben affleck wasn't nominated for best director. >> when is the last movie you produced? >> high and dry. who paid for that? at's your middle name? what's your middle name? what's your middle name? shoot him. he's an american spy. >> reporter: his loss, the movie's gain. and it doesn't hurt that the film makes hollywood types look heroic. clinton might help s
leon panetta and secretary of state hillary clinton. only clinton's replacement john kerry has won senate confirmation and taken up his new post. the national security moves one step closer to completion with tomorrow's hearing for c.i.a. nominee john brennan. the president's environmental and energy team will be completely reformed. in addition to salazar's exit at interior, lisa jackson is leaving as environmental protection agency chief as is energy secretary steven chu with no replacements announced yet. and mr. obama's economic team will also have new faces, as he moves to replace: labor secretary hilda solis, trade representative ron kirk and rebecca blank, the interim commerce secretary who replaced gary locke when he became ambassador to china. critical issues await them, from action on climate change, to the keystone x-l oil pipeline, to negotiations on new trade agreements with a dozen nations, and the european union. the president set the tone for the selections to come, with his description of jewell today. >> she knows the link between conservation and good jobs. she k
hillary clinton brought a lot of letters accusing us of being too easy on them. "the lack of tough questions and really any question of substance was a missed opportunity." but then there was this about our questions for secretary clinton. "did you want to make her look bad? why so much time and emphasis on the negative?" i'm steve kroft. we'll be back next week with another edition of "60 minutes." captioning funded by cbs, and ford-- built for the road ahead. [ male announcer ] in blind taste tests, even ragu users chose prego. prego?! but i've been buying ragu for years. [ thinking ] i wonder what other questionable choices i've made? [ club scene music ] [ sigh of relief ] [ male announcer ] choose taste. choose prego. with lively colombian. it's a morning breeze smooth as black silk. with folgers gourmet selections k-cup packs you can turn any day gourmet. new roasts, a new look... available where you buy groceries. . ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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be able to help. >> pelley: today president obama awarded the medal of honor to staff sergeant clinton romesha. in 2009 with forces under taliban attack a wounded romesha ducked enemy fire to rescue other wounded soldiers and recover bodies. david martin spoke to romesha about the battle. >> reporter: you have to see come bout outpost keeping to realize how indefensible it was from an attack from these taliban fighters. just 52 american soldiers were down there plus staff sergeant cliff romesha. >> we were taking everything from very precise sniper fire automatic weapon fire marxshine gun positions. we were taking mortar and indirect fire r.p.g. fire. >> reporter: where was it coming from? >> all 360 degrees around us. from every high point. >> reporter: were you taking casualties? >> we had taken casualties in the first barrage of fire that came in and then continued to take them throughout the remainder of the fire fight. >> reporter: a recreation of the battle shows romesha was everywhere that day-- running across open ground to reinforce one weak point after another. >> at one poin
. as i begin i thank president clinton for his service to our nation. jacobi: it's a never-ending cycle. i stand here today humbled... jacobi: what goes around comes around. i thank president bush for his service to our nation. jacobi: so far shakespeare's richard has fought bitterly to deny the inevitable. now, though, he appears to just give up, almost deposing himself. what must the king do now? must he submit? the king shall do it. must he be deposed? the king shall be contented. must he lose the name of king, a god's name? let it go. it's the sensitivity of richard. it's the vulnerability of richard behind the divinity, the impregnable man, the man with ostensibly total self-belief and therefore total courage, and inside is this kind of boy this sensitive boy who actually can't cope. i'll be buried in the kings highway some way of common trade where subjects' feet may hourly trample on their sovereign's head. for on my heart they tread now whilst i live, and buried once, why not upon my head? the pathos is simultaneously moving an
of the union addresses. it was in almost every one of president clinton's. so it's been ten years since we've had gun control talked about in a state of the union address. things have changed now that the president is reelected and less scared of the n.r.a. and so i'm told by advisors he will talk about not only universal background checks but also an assault weapons ban which has virtually no chance of passing congress. >> pelley: when you think about these budget cuts to the federal government that take effect in about two weeks, we're expecting the house sergeant at arms, paul irving, to come in. and there's paul irving now. he will be announcing the president. let's listen in. >> mr. speaker, the president of the united states. (cheers and applause) >> schieffer: (laughs) now the first of the standing ovations. here it goes. and you know scott, these people, these members of congress that are along the aisle there, they have been there literally for four, six, seven hours to get those places because they want to be seen on television. i mean there's no other reason for this when the pr
this afternoon handed out one of the military's highest honors. he awarded the metal of honor to clinton romatia. he was among about 50 u.s. troops that came under attack by hundreds oh of taliban fighters in 2009. officials say he risked his life to lead overs to safety and recovered the bodies of fallen soldiers. >>> in today's health watch researchers are examining a new pill that may be able to slim down your waistline. it reverses obesity and diabetes. it's been used the treat canker sores in the u.s.. it was tested on mice. researchers say more study is needed. >>> a new study out today confirms what we've known for some time. americans are eating too much salt. many prepackaged foods are now getting healthier. >> arnold tries to keep salt out of his diet but facts should be apparent not easy. >> when i go in the super market i look at the package and is sodium. if the sodium is high i don't buy the food. >> packaged and restaurant foods are to blame for 80% of the salts in our diet. 21 food companies joined leaders in new york city to announce they lowered salt in their products. >> the e
. >> also,leer this year, jack got to meet former president bill clinton. our coverage tonight for the state of the union address begins at 9:00. >>> bwi is setting a passenger record for the third year in a row. governor martin o'malley says 22.6 million passengers used the airport last year. that's an increase of 1.3% over 2011, when about 22.4 million passengers flew through the airport. in july, the airport set a monthly record. last year, officials say impacted that increase of passengers. >>> time for a quick look at some of the stories that you'll find in tomorrow morning's edition. baltimore sun. what marylanders think about president obama's state of the union address. it's not just for pancakes. get recipes for cooking with maple syrup. >>> and reports from sarasota, where the o's pitchers and catchers have arrived for spring training. for these stories and more, read tomorrow's baltimore sun. and remember to look for the updated forecast from wjz's first warning weather team. >>> more details are coming out today about pope bene
street at pratt. wilkens at caton avenue. and pulaski at clinton road. as far as delay goes, traveling on the west side inner loop, that's been a steady delay most of the afternoon so far. delays continue 95 to security boulevard. and if you're traveling on the top side inner loop, that's just crawling along there, from the jones calls expressway. traffic still moving at 30 miles an hour. let's take a live look. you can see, we definitely have a slowdown there. and another look. not as bad there. but things beginning to slow down there at baltimore national pike. this traffic report is brought to you by the cochran firm. if you or someone you know has suffered a personal injury, call 1800 of the firm or strz them online for your free consultation. back to you. >>> a texas family welcomes four bouncing baby boys. but they are not technically quadruplets. doctors say the brothers are actually two sets of identical twins. doctors say the odds of this kind of birth are 1 in 70 million. the parents, already feeling lucky, have picked out their names.
former president bill clinton. >> what a great honor. >> really? >>> still to come on wjz eyewitness news. dream cruise, now a nightmare. the latest on the horrific conditions on a ship stranded in the gulf gulf of mexico. >>> officers stabbed. how it happened during a prisoner transport. >>> i'm bob turk. the first warning weather center. more winter headed our way. i'll have the exclusive first warning five-day forecast. >>> and wjz 13 is always on. here are the top stories at cbsbaltimore.com at this hour. for updates on all the day's news, and the updated news this is dylan right here this is dylan, and this is his big brother hayden. dylan's only five, but he's already been through two surgeries for brain tumors. and he just went through his second round of chemo. and this is their mother, dawn who runs this loving and happy home. she too struggled with tumors. but that doesn't slow her down. her love of family comes first. their dad, phil, works two jobs, repairing copiers, and on weekends delivering newspapers. but the bills keep piling up and the heating b
. among democrats, the university of new hampshire survey, reports hillary clinton with an 80% favorability rating this far out. joe biden with 51%. in what many consider the lower- tiered candidate, governor o'malley poarls at 3%. this -- polls at 3%. this is all with 82% of the new hampshire voters undecided. 32% of marylanders surveyed in a recent gonzalez poll say he should run. >> his profile is very high. he took on the major issues, supported the incoming president. >> there is more that unites us than divides us. >> reporter: in fact, maryland knows were convince o convinced by the governor's state of the state address that he is obviously running for president. >> we'll be dealing with, long after he moves onto the campaign trail in 2016. jazz governor o'malley's position is to focus on the prohibit, rather than to the presidency. and any other reference is to governor well. govern well. i'm pat warren. back to you on tv hill. >> and governor o'malley's term ends in 2013. >> wait until you crank up the bob turk for president poll.
to retired staff sergeant clinton for his courageous actions during a battle in afghanistan in 2009. tuesday mr. obama delivers the state of the union address to a joint session of congress. senator marco rubio of florida will have the republican response. on wednesday, the 48th academy of country music nominations will be announced. thursday, of course saint valentine's day. on friday a big asteroid 150 feet wide called 2012da14 is expected to pass some 17,000 miles from earth. they're close as asteroids go but they say there's no chance of a collision. on saturday north korea marks the birthday of its late dictator king jong il who died in december of 2011. earlier martha teichner looked at the public policy debate over the u.s. military's use of drones. for a look at the drones themselves what they can do and what they may be able to do some day we turn to our national security correspondent david martin. >> reporter: richard phillips captain of the container ship was more than a little grateful when seal team 6 rescued him from somali pirates. he could have also thanked a little known un
second term you're already a lame duck how many stories have we already seen about hillary clinton in 2016 and who the republican potential candidates are going to be in 2016? that's a part of it. but i do think this is a white house that recognizes the reality of a divided congress in this polarized environment. i was looking back at the vote to ban assault weapons in 1994. back then you had 46 republicans who supported that ban. that's a remarkable thing. in this day and age you get 46 republicans to support president obama on anything, even if it was i love cookies day they wouldn't support it. so those republicans are gone. moderate democrats are gone. the pl president knows that in order to get something done in congress he's going to have to centrally be able to push it through whether there's an executive order or the only thing that will pass is something that republicanss can support because republicans are the ones who control congress. at the end of the day here's what i think is somewhat interesting. for republicans in congress these issues guns and immigration make the
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with hillary clinton in 2016. the first lady said she was interested in another job, hosting for "the tonight show" when jay leno retires. she's quick. >> she is quick. >>> here's stacy-ann gooden with a look at the weather. good morning. >> good morning. we're looking at pretty active conditions out west. i know it doesn't look like that, but we want to point your attention to what's going on out across the northeast. this system has been dumping heavy rainfall across much of the gulf states and trekking up the east coast. what that means is more rain for the metro area more snow and ice further north and west of new york city. you can kind of see it highlighted in blue. as these two storm systems merge together, we could be talking about a repeat of a couple of weeks ago, but we're looking at 4 to 7 inches across maine. it's something we're going to keep an eye on. travel very rebecca, thoemt, back to you. >> stacy-ann, thanks. the 85th annual awards show is tomorrow night. the biggest bash is 2001 thrown by "vanity fair." >> it looks like a lot of fun. some of the sta
sergeant clinton romesha. he prevented a u.s. outpost in afghanistan from being overrun by taliban fighters in 2009 after being hit by shrapnel from a rocket-propelled grenade. >> "we weren't going to be beat that day," clint said. "we were not going to back down in the face of diversity like that. we were just gone to-- just going to win, that simple." god bless you, clint romesha, and all of your team. god bless all who serve and god bless the united states of america. [ applause ] >> eight american servicemen died in that fire-fight. one of the most intense in the afghan war. in a lighter moment before the ceremony romesha's 1-year-old son, that would be colin, stole some hearts. he jumped on stage and played peek-a-boo behind the president's podium before being escorted off to his mother's arms. >> by a marine. >> you go take him, mom. not many people can say they played peek-a-boo at the white house behind the president's podium. >> ador >>> look up in the sky. it's not a bird. it's not even a plane. >> reporter: had can carry 66 tons yet is lighter than a
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